Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. This photograph appears with the article, “BULLETS FOIL HOLD-UP MAN: Hotel Owner Shoots Sailor Attempting fRobbery [sic]; Companion Seized,” Los Angeles Times, 3 Sep. 1935: 3. Text from negative sleeve: 2006—Jack Royal, Holdup Victim, 9/2/35. [Stamped:] SEP 13 1935. Text from newspaper caption: When a bandit tried to rob Jack Royal, owner of a downtown hotel, yesterday, he shot the intruder by firing through the front of the counter. Here he is pointing at the hole in the panel made by the bullet. Handwritten on negative: Jack Royal—9-2-35.
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Hotels--California--Los Angeles Firearms Hotel employees--California--Los Angeles Royal, Jack